Bringing Cirque du Soleil’s vibrant ‘Dralion’ costumes to the stage requires a wardrobe team that can think on its feet
It’s East meets West with a circus twist in downtown Albany for the final run of “Dralion.”
Albany teen dominates the field in Crossings 5K Challenge
Michael Cuke started road racing this year, but running is in his genes.
DEC holds clinic for would-be anglers at Six Mile Waterworks
Many people who go fishing can tell you all about how relaxing it can be, and it’s not too late for those who don’t fish to enjoy those same benefits.
Delmar artist finds he is drawn to painting pastures
Several years ago, Robert Lynk was passing a field in Westerlo when he decided to stop and take a picture.
This Get To Know appears in the Sept. 24 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
Latham PetSmart teams up with humane society to open everyday adoption center
A chain pet supply store in Latham has partnered with a local animal rescue organization to add a pet adoption center inside the store.
This guest commentary appears in the Sept. 24 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
Rensselaerville Cycling Festival lets riders experience the area’s beautiful scenery with events for all ages
Take a scenic course, add cyclists of all ages, mix in food and drinks of all kinds, cheerful spectators and top it off with live music, and you have a gran fondo.
Cornell Cooperative Extension unveils online ‘Ag Exchange’ service
Finding a buyer for an “Amish modified” New Holland 273 mini baler might not be done easily through traditional advertisements, but a new online service aims to fill that niche.
This sports poll question appears in the Sept. 24 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
This editorial appears in the Sept. 24 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
Upgrades coincide with program’s 50th anniversary
After nearly four years of construction, Glenmont Job Corps celebrated the official opening of its new dormitory buildings just in time for the organization’s 50th anniversary.
Officials say many safety violations forced the evacuation of two-story building
Citing unsafe living conditions due to multiple code violations, Town of Colonie officials shuttered a Latham building on Friday, Sept. 19, that was functioning as a business and residence.
Race enters its 11th year with runs for adults and children
As the outdoor running season winds down, an event that takes place at the Crossings offers an opportunity for the whole family to get some exercise and enjoy the park.
Shaker rolls past Ballston Spa; Shenendehowa next
The Shaker boys soccer team has been on a goal-scoring binge lately.
Matt Woods throws three touchdowns and runs for two more in Liberty Division win
Once the Shaker football team got out of its own way, it had no trouble with Schenectady.
New ramp installed at entrance
Colonie Central High School recently completed some renovations that make the building easier to access for students in wheelchairs, as well as some cosmetic updates to its front entrance.
CBA falls to Shen for second straight year, but not giving up hope
Josh Wynn spoke to his Christian Brothers Academy football teammates before they headed to the locker room following a 28-14 loss to Empire Division rival Shenendehowa Friday, Sept. 19, in Colonie.
This Get To Know article appears in the Sept. 17 editions of Spotlight Newspapers.
Community center also opens new library and meeting room
The three-building campus at the Italian American Community Center has been a work in progress for nearly the last decade, but the most recent additions have really topped it off.